Meet the Recruitment and Outreach Team
Nikki Dingle - Assistant Director of Enrollment Management
Nikki is originally from Massachusetts and earned her Bachelor's degree in Business
Administration: Marketing from Salem State University. She is also a new alumni of
Delgado, earning an Associate degree in American Sign Language Interpreting. She has
worked in Admissions and Enrollment at Delgado for over five years and is an instructor
for the College and Career Success Skills course. She loves exploring all of New Orleans,
spending time outside, cooking and anything that involves glitter.
Linett Luna Tovar - Adult Learner Recruiter
Linett loves to make connections in the community and collaborate with others to create
accessible and supportive pathways to higher education, especially for underserved
students. She is a proud community college alumnus, and was a first-generation, immigrant
college student. She received her B.A. in Anthropology at UCLA, and recently completed
her M.A. in Latin American Studies at Tulane. When she’s not trying to convince you
to come to Delgado, you might find her cooking, writing, volunteering in
the community, or trying to pet strangers’ dogs.
Genuine Lokey - Campus Visit Coodinator
Genuine is a current student at Delgado and loves helping others and supporting them
to go further with higher education. She enjoys assisting prospective students and
encouraging them to succeed in life. She loves cooking, eating soul food and spending time around familyand friends in New Orleans.
Marilyn Barrow - Administrative Coordinator III
Marilyn Barrow was born and raised in New Orleans. She has worked at Delgado in many roles for over 10 years. She is the S.O.A.R.S. (Student Outreach And Recruitment Staff) Liason for Delgado’s City Park campus, directing work study employees to greet and conduct tours for prospective students and their families. Marilyn is also the founder/CEO of a non-profit organization for young girls, called The Refiner’s Chamber, that uses S.T.E.A.M.S. to build, empower and refine girls into well-rounded young women.
Stephani Arguello Chavarria - Administrative Coordinator II
Stephani was born in Nicaragua and moved to Louisiana in 2009. She is currently a
student at Delgado, double majoring in Business Administration and General Studies
with a concentration in Biology. She has been part of the Recruitment & Outreach Team
for about three and a half years. She also enjoys reading, journaling, spending time with family, and binge watching shows.
Brandi Lynch - Live Chat Representative
Brandi was born and raised right here in Avondale, Louisiana. She is currently pursuing
an Associate's degree in Business Management at Delgado. Her specialty is assisting
and directing students in Delgado's live chat services. In her personal time, Brandi
enjoys spending time with friends and family.
Tober Corrigan - Communications Coordinator
Tober was born and raised in Illinois (rural country just outside of Chicago). He received a B.A. in English Literature from Biola University and now spends his time helping communicate to students the value of a college education,
particularly here at Delgado. Tober also enjoys reading, long walks and trying out new recipes with his wife.
Shelby Duong - Social Media Coordinator
Born and raised in New Orleans with dreams of one day living in Los Angeles, Shelby is currently a Delgado student majoring in Respiratory Therapy, with an interest for Psychology. She enjoys helping people succeed. She also enjoys anything involving New Orleans cuisine and has a major soft spot for all animals - especially rescue animals.
Valery Arias Montoya - S.O.A.R.S. Member
Valery is a current student at Delgado in Visual Communications-Graphic Design. She chose to attend Delgado because it is a place full of new opportunities and it made her start in the education process easier. One thing she loves about Delgado is that it is very inclusive in or out of the classroom. The students and staff are always very welcoming, which makes Delgado feel like a second home. When she's not in Delgado, she usually spends time with family and her dogs or practicing new hobbies.
Michelle Hawkins - S.O.A.R.S. Member
Michelle was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana and is currently a full-time student at Delgado, pursuing Nursing. She loves to assist students who are new to the college environment, or returning students who want to further their education. Michelle loves to sing, dance, and generally have a good time.